To the seaside! AMCA MAGNA VITAE SKEGNESS BEACH RACE – Preview & Entry info
The countdown has begun for the annual East Coast motorsport spectacular on Skegness Beach – the AMCA’s motocross beach race comes to town for the eighth consecutive year on the weekend of 4th and 5th November and promises to be another entertaining weekend.
The event has gone from strength to strength over the past eight years and now attracts riders from far and wide as it’s reputation for being one of the toughest beach races in the U.K. has proved a strong draw for motocross and enduro riders alike. Over 300 riders are expected to power round the purpose built course consisting of massive jumps, bomb holes, whoops, sweeping corners, fast straights and of course not forgetting passing under Skegness pier providing spectators with excellent opportunities to view the action.
The weekend kicks off on Saturday at 10.30am with a Clubman solo race of ninety minutes duration followed by a two hour combined Quads and Sidecars battle. Then on Sunday, it’s the epic three-hour gruelling main solo race, with over 200 riders expected to do battle in the sand to chase down the £1,000 winners cheque.
The event remains free to spectate and provides thrill packed entertainment for the whole family from the safety of the recently refurbished Promenade and Pier.
As usual, organising the Skegness Motocross Beach race are the Amateur Motor Cycle Association, the largest organising association for Off-road Motorcycle-Sport in the UK. The AMCA have as in previous years has worked with the Magna Vitae Trust for Leisure & Culture, East Lindsey District Council and East Lindsey Event Safety Advisory Group to ensure that the entire weekend is held in a manner that both compliments the town and also benefits the local economy by attracting people to Skegness during the closed season. The East Lindsey District Council have provided unwavering commitment to the Skegness Beach Moto-cross event right from day one, so it’s thanks to them, the towns people, local businesses and all the event sponsors for their ongoing backing which ensures the continuing success of this exciting event. The 2017 Sponsors list includes East Lindsey District Council and Magna Vitae Trust for Leisure & Culture, SECWHA, Skegness Chamber of Commerce, Skegness Partnership, Datatag, Dunlop, Integro Motorsport, Cheryl’s Pier Kiosk and Redeleven creative.
So put the date in your diary, 4th and 5th November and get along to watch the fantastic 2017 Skegness Beach race all for FREE, you are sure to be impressed! Note that during this spectacular weekend, beachside food outlets, bars and specialist trade stands will also be open for your enjoyment!
ENTRY FEE’S – ENTRY, DAY LICENCE, CAMPING ON HARD STANDING CAR PARK, Exc. Transponder Hire, see below
Saturday – Clubman (13 Years+) – STANDARD £75 / Late Entry £95 / ON THE DAY £105
Saturday – Clubman Vets 40 + – STANDARD £75 / Late Entry £95 / ON THE DAY £105
Saturday –Sidecar & Quads – STANDARD £100 / Late Entry £120 / ON THE DAY £130
Sunday – Solo / Solo Vets – STANDARD £100 / Late Entry £120 / ON THE DAY £130
Double Entry – £140 – All In / ON THE DAY £170
STANDARD ENTRIES OPEN UNTIL 12 NOON THURSDAY 2 NOVEMBER
LATE ENTRY FRIDAY 3 NOVEMBER ONLY
TRANSPONDERS ARE AVAILABLE TO HIRE £25 – £20 DEPOSIT £5 HIRE FEE – DEPOSIT GIVEN BACK WHEN TRANSPONDER RETURNED TO SIGNING ON
For more information on the event and to enter go to the Skegness Beach Race page:- http://www.amca.uk.com/beach-racing/skegness-beach-race